HPI: Middle age man s/p MCC with open fracture of right leg. Tourniquet applied in the field.
Physical Exam: Completely shattered tibia and fibula with 10cm open wound. Weak but palpable DP after taking tourniquet down. Intact sensation to light touch in superficial peroneal, deep peroneal, and tibial distributions. Able to wiggle toes and slight dorsiflexion.
Management: Basic Management of Open Fractures
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